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A police officer pulls a guy over for speeding and has the following exchange:Officer: May I see your driver's license?Driver: I don't have one. I had it suspended when I got my 5th DUI.Officer: May I see the registration for this vehicle?Driver: It's not my car. I stole it.Officer: This car is s...
Some new development condos in NYC took credit cards for down payments... I guess this is the next step  By LINGLING WEIThe Wall St. JournalAmerican Express Co. plans to announce today what is believed to be the first program designed to allow consumers to put their monthly mortgage payments on p...
This is something everyone needs to read..... this is great news for us in the industry.  Sellers market here we come!!!By Jeff Bater From The Wall Street Journal Online New-home sales soared in April, an unexpected surge marking the biggest climb in 14 years, according to a report that showed de...
There really is no exact science to determine the value of an apartment with a terrace, balcony or an outdoor space. So how do you determine the value of one property to the other? Well...after some reacearch I have come up with a general concensus of what the majority of the agents and brokers u...
OK, so you are about to close in a few days on your apartment and you need to know what to look for before you sign. Here is a checklist of things that you should be aware of. ____ All receptacles and switches work, proper polarity checked____ GFCI receptacles tested and working____ Switches and ...
Buying pre construction is the "ART" of purchasing property prior to its completion. You are basically buying a unit based from a floor plan, artist renderings, and or building model. In my eyes pre-construction is one of the greatest ways to buy property in New York. Many New Yorkers purchase th...

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